Learning Outcomes for Study Session 21

When you have studied this session, you should be able to:

21.1  Define and correctly use all of the keywords printed in bold. (SAQs 21.2 and 21.3)

21.2  Describe the warning signs and the common causes of late pregnancy bleeding. (SAQs 21.1, 21.2 and 21.3)

21.3  Provide obstetric first aid and know when to make an urgent referral of a woman with late pregnancy bleeding. (SAQs 21.1 and 21.2)

Study Session 21  Late Pregnancy Bleeding

21.1  What causes late pregnancy bleeding?